A Tourist Guide to Lancre


A Tourist Guide to Lancre

A Tourist Guide To Lancre is the third book in the "Discworld Mapp" series, and the first to be illustrated by Paul Kidby. As with the other maps, the basic design and booklet were compiled by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Briggs.

The Mapp shows the mountain country of Lancre, with the Ramtops drawn in a vertigo-inducing perspective shot, rather than as a relief diagram. The accompanying booklet details the history, geography and folklore of the country, with contributions from both Gytha Ogg (anticipating the style of "Nanny Ogg's Cookbook") and Eric Wheelbrace, the Discworld's most famous hillwalker (a parody of Alfred Wainwright).


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • A Tourist Guide to Lancre — Др. названия: Путеводитель по Ланкру en: A Tourist Guide to Lancre Автор: Терри Пратчетт …   Википедия

  • Lancre — (pronounced Lank rer) is a fictional country from Terry Pratchett s Discworld novels. It is situated in the Ramtop mountains, about 500 miles Hubwards of the city of Ankh Morpork. It is the best known of hundreds of tiny countries in the Ramtops …   Wikipedia

  • Discworld characters — This article contains brief biographies for characters from Terry Pratchett s Discworld series. This list consists of human characters. For biographies of noted members of the Discworld s ethnic minorities (Dwarfs, trolls, undead), see the… …   Wikipedia

  • Discworld — This article is about the novels. For the Discworld itself, see Discworld (world). For the MUD, see Discworld MUD. For the Apple Macintosh themed disk magazine, see Diskworld. Discworld Cover of an early edition of The Colour of Magic; art by… …   Wikipedia

  • Witches (Discworld) — See also: Discworld magic A major subset of the Discworld novels of Terry Pratchett involves the witches of Lancre. They are closely based on witches in British folklore and a slightly tongue in cheek reinterpretation of the Triple Goddess. Witch …   Wikipedia

  • Discworld geography — Überwald redirects here. For the area in Hessen, Germany, see Überwald (Bergstraße). The Discworld Mapp by Stephen Player (Dutch version) This article concerns the fictional geography of Terry Pratchett s Discworld, featured in the novel series… …   Wikipedia

  • Annales du Disque-monde — Disque monde Le Disque Monde (titre original : Discworld) est un monde imaginaire médiéval fantastique parodique développé à partir de 1983 par l écrivain britannique Terry Pratchett dans la suite de romans Les Annales du Disque monde.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Discword — Disque monde Le Disque Monde (titre original : Discworld) est un monde imaginaire médiéval fantastique parodique développé à partir de 1983 par l écrivain britannique Terry Pratchett dans la suite de romans Les Annales du Disque monde.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Discworld — Disque monde Le Disque Monde (titre original : Discworld) est un monde imaginaire médiéval fantastique parodique développé à partir de 1983 par l écrivain britannique Terry Pratchett dans la suite de romans Les Annales du Disque monde.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Disque-Monde — Le Disque Monde (titre original : Discworld) est un monde imaginaire médiéval fantastique parodique développé à partir de 1983 par l écrivain britannique Terry Pratchett dans la suite de romans Les Annales du Disque monde. Sommaire 1… …   Wikipédia en Français


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.